Russian Communist Party supporters carry red flags and the portrait of former Soviet leader Josef Stalin as they take part in a rally in Moscow on September 2. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Russian archaeologists say they are digging for bodies of Soviet soldiers. Critics say they are burying Stalin’s atrocities

Opponents of archaeological digs by the Kremlin-backed Russian Military History Society say they are trying to cover up Stalinist purges in a forest where thousands were executed

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Russian Communist Party supporters carry red flags and the portrait of former Soviet leader Josef Stalin as they take part in a rally in Moscow on September 2. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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